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Using or looking to use Sage? Find out more at our Sage User Group Meeting

Sage accounting software is one of the most widely used accounting packages in the UK with over 800,000 businesses trusting the software to help them run their business.[1]  Many people have experience of using the software but how do you know that you are making the most of its features? Are you using the most up-to-date version or could you benefit from seeing how enhanced features in newer versions could help grow your business? 

Wednesday, 03 September 2014

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Forth Replacement Crossing Project

Forth Replacement Crossing Project - FRC Contact and Education Centre

Presentation Series – Friday 27 June 2014

Our new Presentation Series provides an in depth look at the construction of the Queensferry Crossing with an opportunity to hear from project engineers in detail about various aspects of the construction of the Queensferry Crossing and it’s connecting roads.

The programme for the day is as follows:

1000 Forth Replacement Crossing Project Overview and Update.

Get a full appreciation of why we’re building a new crossing, how we’re building it and how it’s going.

Wednesday, 03 September 2014

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East of Scotland European Consortium

Share Your Views - Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP)

As you may be aware, discussions are ongoing for a potential EU/US Free Trade Agreement, known as the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP). It is estimated that an ambitious TTIP would boost total EU exports to the US by 28%, equivalent to an additional €187 billion worth of exports of EU goods and services, with sectors such as agriculture being highlighted as gaining particular benefit. Because of the levels of criticism levelled at transparency in the TTIP negotiations, the European Commission has committed to consulting citizens and businesses whenever possible.

Tuesday, 02 September 2014

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Opportunity for Fife Businesses to “Meet the Funder”

Event brings businesses to meet banks and other funders


Fife businesses will have a chance to get information on finance from banks and other funders at a business breakfast entitled “Meet the Funder” in Glenrothes later this month.

Tuesday, 02 September 2014

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Retail and Business in the High Street - What’s Next?

You are invited to join the Federation of Small Businesses on 30 September in Kirkcaldy and have the chance to listen to retail expert John Cowan share his views on What’s Next for our High Streets. We will also unveil our recently undertaken Fife wide survey of 4 small towns showing what shoppers want, what keeps them coming back and maybe give our High Street members some inspiration when looking at developing their businesses. John is a highly sought after retailing expert and has just recently finished working in a consultancy capacity at the Commonwealth Games.

Monday, 01 September 2014

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Invest in Fife Video Testimonials

Hear first-hand from industry leading organisations Diageo, Oceaneering, Carr’s Milling, BVG Associates, Kingsbarns Distillery and the University of St Andrews why Fife is one of Scotland’s most vibrant business locations.


 
Established quay-side infrastructure and quality office and industrial space, top education establishments, well-developed transport and digital communication infrastructures and access to financial assistance - Fife really does have a huge amount to offer businesses of all sizes.

Tuesday, 26 August 2014

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KINGSBARNS TO HOST FIRST MAJOR CHAMPIONSHIP

 

Kingsbarns Golf Links will host its first Major Championship as it was announced today as the venue for the Ricoh Women's British Open in 2017.

Host to the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship since 2001, the 2010 Open Final Qualifying and the 2013 Ricoh Women's British Open Final Qualifying, Kingsbarns has been widely acclaimed by players and media alike since opening 14 years ago and has fitted seamlessly into the famous golfing landscape of St Andrews.

Tuesday, 26 August 2014

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Trial Your Business Idea And Win £85,000

Got a fantastic business idea that needs to get off the ground? If so, now is the ideal time to dip your toe in the water! Venture Street is a competition offering a unique opportunity to trial your business idea in a supported location over the busy festive trading period in December 2014. And the prize is up to £85,000 worth of business support if you win!

Thursday, 21 August 2014

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Home Businesses Get Unexpected Boost as Government Strives to Create More Entrepreneurs

Kitchen table businesses will be exempt from business rates as part of a Government drive to create more home businesses.

Entrepreneurs who run their business from home will not have to pay business rates, under new legislation from the Government. Home businesses are to be given a boost by the Government as part of a drive to encourage more kitchen table start-ups.

Friday, 15 August 2014

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Onshore Transmission Infrastructure Supply Chain Workshop - Moray Offshore Renewables Limited (MORL) - Onshore Construction & Works Event

Moray Offshore Renewables Ltd (MORL) has recently been granted consent to construct 1116MW offshore wind generation infrastructure in the outer Moray Firth.

Wednesday, 13 August 2014

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